Coursera Articles

What Does a Project Coordinator Do?

Learn more about the job requirements as well as the skills and education you need to become a project coordinator.
March 30, 2021
A female project coordinator sits at a workstation with three members of her team

How to Write a Letter of Recommendation (Template + Tips)

Advice for writing a strong recommendation letter (with examples)
March 30, 2021
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What Can You Do With an Organizational Leadership Degree?

An organizational leadership degree will equip you with the skills to be a leader aware of the human challenges of running an organization.
December 15, 2020
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What is Big Data? A Layperson's Guide

Big data is the newly vast amount of data that can be studied to show patterns, trends, and associations.
March 30, 2021
Students learn big data concepts

What Is Python Used For? A Beginner’s Guide to Using Python

Python has become one of the most popular programming languages in the world in recent years. It's used in everything from machine learning to building websites and software testing. It can be used by developers and non-developers alike.
March 30, 2021

What Is Agile? A Beginner's Guide

Agile is an approach to project management that leans heavily on short time frames, adaptability, and iteration.
March 30, 2021
Project manager executes agile methodology with her team

A Guide to PMI Certifications

The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers several certifications for project managers at various levels in their careers and with diverse skill sets.
March 30, 2021
Project manager looks through PMI certifications

What Is a Scrum Master (and How Do I Become One)?

A scrum master is a professional who leads a team using agile project management through the course of a project.
February 19, 2021
A male scrum master sits next to a team member and coaches her as she works on her laptop

What is a System Administrator? A Career Guide

System administrators support, troubleshoot, and maintain computer servers and networks.
December 10, 2020
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What Is an MBA Degree?

Master of Business Administration (MBA): Learn about this graduate-level business degree, how to get one, and what you can do with it.
November 23, 2020
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